Grand Jury Investigating #Anonymous begins review of evidence on the 10th

“Anonymous Wikileaks Backers Targeted in US Probe”

By Michael Riley –
Feb 8, 2011 6:21 PM ET
Tue Feb 08 23:21:05 GMT 2011

A U.S. grand jury will consider
evidence this week collected by the FBI about Anonymous, which
attacked websites of four companies to punish them for blocking
contributions to WikiLeaks, according to court papers and an
informal spokesman for the group of activist hackers.

The federal grand jury in San Jose, California, will begin
reviewing evidence Feb. 10 that includes computers and mobile
phones seized from suspected leaders as prosecutors probe the
coordinated so-called denial-of-service attacks in December,
according to a federal subpoena and the spokesman, Barrett
Brown. Anonymous directed activists to target payment processors MasterCard Inc., Visa Inc., EBay Inc.’s PayPal, and U.K.-based
Moneybookers.com in public chat rooms.

Read more at www.bloomberg.com

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~ by Vanzetti on February 9, 2011.

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